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United States-India Educational Foundation, New Delhi

New Delhi, India

Adviser Name(s):Renuka Raja Rao
Zafeena Suresh
Richa Bhasin
Anubhooti Arora
Aditi Singh
Rupali Verma
Email:renuka@usief.org.in
rupali@usief.org.in
zafeena@usief.org.in
richa@usief.org.in
anubhooti@usief.org.in
aditi@usief.org.in
Phone: 91-011-42090978 | Fax: 91-011-23329718
Mailing Address: Fulbright House, 12 Hailey Road, New Delhi- 110001
Walk-Up Address: Same as mailing address
Center Hours:Monday - Saturday:  09:00 - 17:00
 Sunday:  Closed

Center Website: www.usief.org.in

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University Education Session

Advising Center Services

Cost Service
Fee One-on-one advising
Fee Advising by appointment
Both Drop-in advising
Free Regularly scheduled introductory presentations / sessions
Fee Computer / internet access/use
Both Library hours
Both Videos, DVDs available to borrow
Both Test preparation courses
Both English language courses
Fee Credential attestation
 

Higher Education Fairs

1 Organizer: DELHI: USIEF-IIE EducationUSA U.S. University Exhibition and Fairs, 2014

For Undergraduates:
2-4 p.m.
For Graduates:
4-6 p.m.


Dates: 2014-09-28
Anticipated Audience: Prospective Undergraduate and Graduate applicants.
For More Information: http://www.usief.org.in/pdf/Announcing%20USIEF%20IIE%20EducationUSA%20U.S.%20University%20Exhibition%20and%20Fairs,%202014.pdf
 

Program Highlights

IIE USIEF EducationUSA U.S. University Fair (September 2013)

EducationUSA Delhi in collaboration with IIE, organized one of the largest U.S. University education fairs in India in 2013. The Fair was organized in Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and Hyderabad. Over 5,000 students attended the fairs and sought information on various undergraduate and graduate programs offered by participating over 40 US institutions. Additionally, the Universities also benefited by visiting and presenting to several leading local high schools and colleges organized by the EducationUSA teams at all locations. IELTS and other testing agencies sponsored the fair and also gave a presentation about the their test features.


Undergraduate Student Mentoring and Parent Orientation Session (April 2013)

EducationUSA Delhi recently conducted a highly successful mentoring session for prospective US University applicants. Former EducationUSA student members enrolled in some of the leading US Universities shared their success storied and tips on applying and studying in US institutions. This session was also combined with an orientation session by parents of students whose children are currently enrolled in US Universities. The Parent's orientation session gave prospective parents an opportunity to speak with parents who children are currently enrolled. This is a very successful and innovative format that allows prospective US university applicants to speak with the enrolled counterparts in a relaxed and reassuring environment.


Educational Initiative at the Kingdom of Bhutan

Reached out to over 400 Bhutanese students, met with government officials and conducted outreach at baccalaureate institutions. This was an excellent visit and helped EducationUSA India understand teh current knowledge about US higher education in Bhutan and ways to advance it.


Upcoming Events

1 Graduate Mentoring Session
Date: Saturday, June 28th, 2014
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: USIEF, No. 12, Hailey Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi
Intended Audience: Students
Other Information:
 
2 Mentoring Sessions III: Graduate Success Stories: Overcoming Setbacks in Graduate Admissions
Date: Saturday, July 5th, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: An interactive forum to learn from admitted graduate students about setbacks in applications and how to overcome these setback in US admissions.
 
3 Facebook Chat
Date: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Time: 4 pm
Location: EducationUSA Facebook page
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: live chat with an EducationUSA advisor on issues related to US University application procedure
 
4 Activity I: Pre-departure Orientation Program II
Date: Friday, July 11th, 2014
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Students
Other Information: Pre-departure orientations by EducationUSA Advising Centers help students make final preparations prior to departure for their studies in the United States.Topics that will be discussed include cultural differences, motivation, changes from your home environment, academic systems and expectations, housing, and coping in a new cultural setting.
 
5 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, July 12th, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 
6 Facebook Chat
Date: Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
Time: 4 pm
Location: Educationusa Facebook page
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: live chat with an EducationUSA advisor on issues related to US University application procedure
 
7 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 
8 Facebook Chat
Date: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Time: 4 pm
Location: EducationUSA Facebook page
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: live chat with an EducationUSA advisor on issues related to US University application procedure
 
9 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, July 26th, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 
10 Facebook chat
Date: Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Time: 4 pm
Location: EducationUSA Facebook page
Intended Audience: Students
Other Information: live chat with an EducationUSA advisor on issues related to US University application procedure
 
11 The US style Resume: Format, content and language
Date: Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: American Center
Intended Audience: Students
Other Information: Resumes are integral to an US university application and writing a US style resume that can strengthen your application is an intensive process. Attend this session to know how to write and perfect a US style resume.
 
12 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 
13 University of Southern California; Viterbi School of Engineering session for graduate students
Date: Thursday, August 7th, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: Information session for graduate students (Masters and PhD) by representatives from USC's Viterbi school of engineering
 
14 Information session for students from GD Salwan Public School
Date: Friday, August 8th, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: Information session for high school students to inform them about the US university application procedure
 
15 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, August 9th, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 
16 Basic Orientation Session
Date: Saturday, August 16th, 2014
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Location: USIEF
Intended Audience: Both
Other Information: This is an Introductory and Interactive session with students who are exploring options to study in the US. EducationUSA Advisers will discuss student services at USIEF.
 

Special Programs

No special programs at this time.

Scheduled Pre-Departure Orientations

No pre-departure orientations are currently scheduled.
 

Country-based Financial Aid Opportunities

Name of program: J.N. Tata Endowment for the Higher Education of Indians
Deadline: 2013-12-01
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters
Majors Eligible: Scholars pursuing higher education in all areas and fields of study, with newly emerging fields of relevance to the country.
Max amount of award: They offer loan
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.dorabjitatatrust.org/id/72/J.N.%20Tata%20Endowment%20for%20the%20Higher%20Education%20of%20Indians/
Email: ashlesha.lotankar@sdtatatrust.com; sbjadhav@sdtatatrust.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

The J.N. Tata Endowment offers loan scholarships only. The loan amount (ranging between ` 60,000 and ` 4,00,000) awarded to each scholar is determined by the norms laid down for the purpose and does
not cover the full cost of studies. All applicants do not necessarily qualify for the maximum amount.



Name of program: J.N. Tata Endowment for the Higher Education of Indians
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Bachelors
Majors Eligible: Scholars pursuing higher education in all areas and fields of study, with newly emerging fields of relevance to the country.
Max amount of award: They offer loan
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.dorabjitatatrust.org/id/45/edited/
Email: ashlesha.lotankar@sdtatatrust.com; sbjadhav@sdtatatrust.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

The Sir Dorabji Tata Trust and J.R.D. Tata Trust offer scholarships for undergraduate studies in India according to the defined selection criteria for the year.



Name of program: Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters
Majors Eligible: The Trust invites applications for the following fields of study: Social work Social Science Education Education and Welfare of Children with Special Needs Health and Empowerment of Women Gender Studies Child Health, Development and Nutrition Health Policy and Health Education Public Health – Community Health Services, Reproductive Health Rural Development Work (with a focus on women and children) Communication for Development (with a focus on women’s issues)
Max amount of award:
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.dorabjitatatrust.org/id/73/Lady%20Meherbai%20D.%20Tata%20Education%20Trust%20Scholarships/
Email: SDTT@SDTATATRUST.COM
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

The Lady Meherbai D. Tata Education Trust awards scholarships to Indian women graduates from recognised Indian universities who wish to pursue higher education abroad.



Name of program: TATACHEM GOLDEN JUBILEE FOUNDATION
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters
Majors Eligible: TATACHEM GOLDEN JUBILEE FOUNDATION
Max amount of award: Rs. 20,000 to R
Duration of Award:
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Name of program: Aga Khan Education Service
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters, Doctoral
Majors Eligible: The Foundation gives priority to requests for Master's level courses but is also willing to consider applications for PhD programmes, when doctoral degrees are necessary for the career objectives of the student.
Max amount of award: Scholarships ar
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.akdn.org/akf_scholarships.asp
Email: E-mail: akfisp.2013@gmail.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

Selection Criteria The main criteria for selecting award winners are: l) excellent academic records, 2) genuine financial need, 3) admission to a reputable institution of higher learning and 4)
thoughtful and coherent educational and career plans. Candidates are also evaluated on their extra-curricular interests and achievements, potential to achieve their goals and likelihood to succeed in
a foreign academic environment. Applicants are expected to have some years of work experience in their fie



Name of program: Asian Paints Charitable Trust
Deadline: 2013-07-06
Country: India
Level of Study: Bachelors, Masters
Majors Eligible:
Max amount of award:
Duration of Award:
Website: http://swascholarships.blogspot.in/2012/06/asian-paint-charitable-trust.html
Email:
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Name of program: Bharat Petroleum Scholarship for Higher Studies
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters
Majors Eligible: Candidates who are already registered in a full time post graduation degree course can only apply. However, students doing post graduation in fine arts are not eligible to apply for the scholarships
Max amount of award:
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.admissioncorner.com/content/bpcl-higher-studies-scholarship-2013-how-apply-application-procedure-eligibility-criteria
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Brief description of the award, application process:

Application forms for the BPCL Scholarships are available online twice during the year i.e. once between 1st May – 31st May and then again between 1st September and 30th September. Applications
received by BPCL after the due date will not be considered. Applications sent by post are liable to be rejected.



Name of program: Cambridge Society Mumbai Scholarship Fund
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible:
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Website: http://www.oxbridgeindia.com/
Email: oxcamindia@gmail.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

The Oxford and Cambridge Society of India is offering scholarships for admission to the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge in the academic year 2013-14, as below: One OCSI
scholarship worth INR 400,000 (Rupees Four Lacs only) tenable at either the University of Cambridge or the University of Oxford One scholarship worth INR 100,000 (Rupees One Lac only) tenable only at
Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge One scholarship worth INR 100,000 (Rupees One Lac only) tenable onl



Name of program: Dhakleshwar Temple Trust scholarships
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: All fields
Max amount of award: Rs.10,000-Rs.15
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.scholarshippost.com/scholarships/dhakleshwar-temple-trust/
Email:
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Name of program: G.D. Gokhale Charitable Trust Scholarships
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: G.D. Gokhale Charitable Trust offers scholarships to students , thus enabling them to pursue their Post graduate studies.
Max amount of award: Maximum Rs.10,0
Duration of Award:
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Name of program: Hindu-Hitachi Scholarship
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: Should be in possession of the minimum Degree of B.E., or B.Sc. (Engg.)
Max amount of award:
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.thehindu.com/multimedia/archive/01261/HITACHI-TH-2012_1261386a.pdf
Email:
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Brief description of the award, application process:

Candidates who must be Indian Citizens, should not have completed 30 years of age on 31-03-2014 and should be in possession of the minimum Degree of B.E., or B.Sc. (Engg.) or its equivalent from any
recognized University. Candidates who have already had practical experience in the branches for which training is proposed to be given, will be given preference. Candidates with at least one year's
professional experience need apply. Those who were interviewed in previous years for the Scholarships n



Name of program: H.T. Bhandary Foundation
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: Scholarship for Degree courses in Medicine / Engineering
Max amount of award:
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Name of program: The New India Foundation
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
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Website: http://newindiafoundation.org/aboutus.htm
Email: newindiafoundation@gmail.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

The core activity of the New India Foundation are the New India Fellowships, awarded to scholars and writers working on different aspects of the history of independent India. The duration of the
fellowships is twelve months.



Name of program: Inlaks Scholarships
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: The Foundation does not give scholarships in the following subjects: Engineering, Computer Science, Business Studies, Medicine, Public Health, Fashion Design, Music and Film Animation.
Max amount of award: Candidates are
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.inlaksfoundation.org/inlaks-scholarship.aspx#Inlaks Scholarship
Email: inlaksindia@gmail.com
Contact:
Brief description of the award, application process:

Inlaks Scholarships provide the opportunity to young people with exceptional talent in any field to broaden their vision abroad and improve their skills to operate in society, thus making them a
future vehicle of change in their environment. The scholarships are of two types: university courses and specific programs.



Name of program: ITC OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study:
Majors Eligible: Business management and environment management/environment engineering and related programmes.
Max amount of award: The post-gradua
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.educationobserver.com/scholarship/ITC_OVERSEAS_SCHOLARSHIPS.htm
Email:
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Brief description of the award, application process:

Candidates must send requests for forms with a bio-data outlining academic background; a copy of the letter of admission; details of available financial support and proof of birth-date. ITC reserves
the right to issue forms based on its initial screening, shortlisted applicants are interviewed in Calcutta by an eminent panel. Outstation candidates are paid two-way first class rail fare.



Name of program: JAMSHED AND SHIRIN GUZDER TRUST
Deadline:
Country: India
Level of Study: Masters
Majors Eligible:
Max amount of award: Amount offered
Duration of Award:
Website: http://www.choiceofeducation.com/ScholarshipDetail.aspx?fileName=scholaship_23&Name=JAMSHED%20AND%20SHIRIN%20GUZDER%20TRUST
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